What is a Biomedical Engineer? – Prosthetics

I’m often asked the question: “so what is a biomedical engineer?”  And to be honest, it’s a difficult one to answer!  In fact, when I first began my PhD, I still wasn’t sure exactly what it meant.  On my first day, I sat at my desk and typed ‘Biomedical Engineer’ into Google: ‘Biomedical engineering is a… Continue reading What is a Biomedical Engineer? – Prosthetics


The past few weeks, I have well and truly entered the Second Year Blues. I’ve reached a complex, frustrating problem that I need to over come to move on to the next part of my project. It’s been really dragging me down, making me question my abilities, my motivation and even what the point is… Continue reading Sidenotes